All posts tagged "featured"

  • Cocalico’s Sam Marino glides through the water in the 100 back on her way to one of her four gold medals Tuesday at the L-L Meet. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Cocalico makes big splash

     Lady Eagles finish second, bring home six gold medals The Cocalico girls took their best shot at Manheim Township on Tuesday night in the L-L League Swimming Championships. They split up their relays to try to collect as...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Jasa Lorah sinks one of her key free throws down the stretch Tuesday. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Lorah stands tall

     Her free throws send Cocalico to semifinals Junior guard Jasa Lorah isn’t usually at the top of the score sheet when you look at the results of a Cocalico girl’s basketball game. The 5-1 junior guard is...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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    1K in Kelly

    Ephrata Coach Mike Garman (right) greets senior Kelly Liebl moments after she became the seventh girl in Ephrata history to reach 1,000 career points. For the complete story on Liebl’s latest achievement, turn to page B1.

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • Dr. Jacy Clugston Hess
    EASD hires new assistant superintendent

      Despite some recent calls to not replace the position, Ephrata Area School District has a new assistant superintendent. Dr. Jacy Clugston Hess was unanimously approved by the school board in a special meeting of the whole...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • John Porter
    ECH president moves into key WellSpan Health position

      WellSpan Health has named WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital President John M. Porter Jr. as the regional health system’s new executive vice president and chief operating officer, effective immediately. Porter will continue to serve a dual role...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • Cocalico's Ian Arcudi avoids the Manheim Central defender
    Eagles edge Pioneers, set to face CV in L-Ls

      Tucker Lescoe scored 21 points to lead Cocalico to a 38-37 come-from-behind victory on the road at Lampeter-Strasburg Tuesday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. Cocalico trailed 25-21 heading to the fourth before the...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • The separate entrance to the Beer Cafe at Weis.
    Café delay

    Beer sales stalled at Weis as beer distributors association cites law that prohibits the sale of beer and gasoline on same site by PATRICK BURNS Ephrata Borough’s approval in August of a liquor-license transfer seemingly paved the way for Weis...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • The new sign went up last week
    A little off the ‘Top’

      The new sign went up last week After 13 years, Jon Speros simply knew he needed to make a change. Scuttlebutt around Ephrata started Sunday, Jan. 18, when the familiar sign for his restaurant, which used...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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  • Taco Bell light
    ‘Taco the town’ Taco Bell plans submitted

    It’s official: Taco Bell plans submitted to Ephrata Township. Developer Richard Stauffer confirmed the long-running rumor Tuesday night by presenting a plan to build a Taco Bell before the Ephrata Township Planning Commission. Stauffer, who owns property...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Tucker Lescoe (right) drives to the hoop during Saturday’s game vs. Muhlenberg. In the game, Lescoe eclipsed the 1,000-career point mark. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
    Lescoe reaches 1,000

    The anticipation was building from the opening jump ball. There were a few detours on the way to the celebration. And then, as everyone on the Cocalico bench rose to their feet and flung their hands in...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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